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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Wednesday 17 September 2014

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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    The perfect musical soundtrack to your journey home accompanied by news and traffic updates. At 5.40pm, Culture File, Luke Clancy's daily guide to creativity in the world around us

    Competition Time

    Here is a treat for all fans of the outstanding British baritone, Sir Thomas Allen. Starting on Monday, we'll be offering a pair of tickets to see him perform Schubert’s stunning Die Winterreise D. 911 accompanied by Joseph Middleton on piano at the National Concert Hall on Sunday 5th October at 3pm, in the first of the Sunday Matinée Series concerts. The prize also includes a two course meal for two at the Terrace Café on site, with a glass of Prosecco on arrival, and an overnight stay for two people at the award-winning Brooks Hotel, with breakfast the next morning.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:01
      Title: Falla: Suite Populaire Espagnole - Movement Ii - Nana
      Composer: De Falla, Manuel
      Performer(s): James Ehnes (Violin)
      Performer(s): James Ehnes (Violin), Eduard Laurel (Piano)
      Album: Homage - James Ehnes, ONYX, ONYX4038
      Duration: 2:19
    • 16:04
      Title: Closing
      Composer: Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): The Philip Glass Ensemble
      Album: The Essential Philip Glass (Recordno: SBK64133), Sony Music, SBK64133
      Duration: 5:58
    • 16:11
      Title: The People Are The Heroes Now And The Landing Of The Spirit Of 76
      Composer: Adams, John
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Orchestra Of Saint Luke's
      Album: Maximum Minimalists (Recordno: 9548384702) ~~ G362206, Nonesuch, 9548384702
      Duration: 5:15
    • 16:17
      Title: In The Bamboo Forest
      Composer: Dun, Tan
      Performer(s): Lang Lang (Piano)
      Performer(s): Lang Lang (Piano), Shanghai Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Best of Lang Lang -- 4779014 ~~ PD OB, Deutsche Grammophon, 4779014
      Duration: 4:06
    • 16:23
      Title: Troldtog (March Of The Dwarfs)
      Composer: Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Tenthing
      Album: tenThing: Albeniz, Bizet, Grieg ~~ PD AR, EMI Classics, 5099908832627
      Duration: 3:40
    • 16:26
      Title: Knitting Needles
      Composer: Kats-Chernin, Elena
      Performer(s): Jane Sheldon (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Jane Sheldon (Soprano), Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Wild Swans, ABC, ABC 476 7639
      Duration: 3:17
    • 16:33
      Title: Morceaux De Salon Op. 10 - Valse In A Major
      Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Howard Shelley (Piano)
      Performer(s): Howard Shelley (Piano)
      Album: The Complete Piano Music of Sergei Rachmaninov - Howard Shelley - Disk 2, Hyperion, CDS44042
      Duration: 3:41
    • 16:38
      Title: Carmen Suite: Danse Boheme
      Complete Work Name: Carmen Suite
      Composer: Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Orchestra Of The Bastille
      Album: Bizet: Carmen Suite: L'Arlesienne Suite ~~ G142708, Deutsche Grammophon Gesellschaft, 4317782
      Duration: 3:59
    • 16:43
      Title: Doctor Gradus Ad Parnassum -- Children's Corner
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Simon Trpceski (Piano)
      Performer(s): Simon Trpceski (Piano)
      Album: Debussy: Images, Children's Corner, EMI Classics, 50999 5 00272 2 4
      Duration: 2:12
    • 16:51
      Title: Wave -- Wave
      Composer: Jobim, Antonio Carlos
      Performer(s): Gerald Garcia (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Gerald Garcia (Guitar)
      Album: Brazilian Portrait Villa-Lobos & the Guitar Music of Brazil, Naxos, 8.550226
      Duration: 2:37
    • 16:53
      Title: Violin Concerto In D (3rd Movement) Allegro -- Violin Concerto In D Op.35
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Kyung-Wha Chung (Violin)
      Performer(s): Kyung-Wha Chung (Violin), London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Tchaikovsky / Sibelius ~~ H444003, Decca, 4250802
      Duration: 9:39
    • 17:07
      Title: Why Do The Nations
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone)
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone), John Fisher (Harpsichord), Scottish Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Handel Arias - Bryn Terfel ~~ A233618, Deutsche Grammophon, 453480-2
      Duration: 4:54
    • 17:22
      Title: Concerto For Guitar And String Orchestra (3rd Movement)
      Composer: Giuliani, Mauro
      Performer(s): Pepe Romero (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Pepe Romero (Guitar), Academy Of St Martin In The Fields
      Album: Giuliani: Complete Guitar Concertos, Philips, 454262-2
      Duration: 6:54
    • 17:33
      Title: Marriage Of Figaro: Overture
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 410150-2), Decca, 410150-2
      Duration: 3:51
    • 17:37
      Title: Voi Che Sapete -- Le Nozze Di Figaro
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo-Soprano)
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo-Soprano), Wiener Philharmoniker
      Album: Sospiri - Cecilia Bartoli (Recordno: 4782249) ~~ PD OB, Decca, 4782249
      Duration: 2:31
    • 17:46
      Title: Sonata No.3 (2nd Movement) Andantino Amoroso
      Composer: Naumann
      Performer(s): Thomas Bloch (Glass Harmonica)
      Performer(s): Thomas Bloch (Glass Harmonica)
      Album: Glass Harmonica, Naxos, 8.555295
      Duration: 2:22
    • 17:52
      Title: Scherzo From A Midsummer Night's Dream
      Complete Work Name: A Midsummer Night's Dream
      Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Orchestra Of The Champs Elysees
      Album: Philippe Herreweghe: Portrait, Harmonia Mundi, 2901636
      Duration: 5:01
    • 17:59
      Title: Bassoon Concerto In A Minor, Rv 500 (1st Movement) - Allegro
      Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Adrian Chandler (Violin), Pamela Thornby (Recorder), Peter Whelan (Bassoon), Sara Deborah Struntz (Violin), La Serenissima
      Album: Vivaldi : Gods, Emperors and Angels - La Serenissima / Chandler, Avie Records, AV2201
      Duration: 3:26
    • 18:03
      Title: Bassoon Concerto In A Minor, Rv 500 (2nd Movement) - Largo
      Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Adrian Chandler (Violin), Pamela Thornby (Recorder), Peter Whelan (Bassoon), Sara Deborah Struntz (Violin), La Serenissima
      Album: Vivaldi : Gods, Emperors and Angels - La Serenissima / Chandler, Avie Records, AV2201
      Duration: 3:26
    • 18:10
      Title: Cavatina : "Largo Al Factotum"
      Composer: Rossini, Gioachino
      Performer(s): Thomas Allen (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Thomas Allen (Tenor), Academy Of St Martin In The Fields
      Album: The Barber of Seville ~~ PD OB, Decca, 4782497
      Duration: 4:50
    • 18:18
      Title: Concerto No.5 Bwv 1050 In D Major (3rd Movement) - Allegro
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Kati Debretzeni (Leader/Vln)
      Performer(s): Kati Debretzeni (Leader/Vln), Malcolm Proud (Harpsichord), English Baroque Soloists
      Album: The Brandenburg Concertos - English Baroque Soloists / John Eliot Gardiner ~~ CDH09246, Soli Deo Gloria, SDG707
      Duration: 5:07
    • 18:24
      Title: The Varsity Student's Rag
      Composer: The Nash Ensemble
      Performer(s): The Nash Ensemble
      Performer(s): The Nash Ensemble
      Album: Sir John Betjeman's Varsity Rag, Virgin Records, CASCD 1154
      Duration: 3:26
    • 18:27
      Title: The Worst Pies In London
      Composer: Sondheim, Stephen
      Performer(s): Patti Lupone
      Performer(s): Patti Lupone, Cast Of Sweeney Todd
      Album: Sweeney Todd (2006 Broadway Cast) ~~ CDC08813, Nonesuch Records, 7559 79946 2
      Duration: 2:43
    • 18:34
      Title: Fairytale (Excerpt)
      Composer: Suk, Josef
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: Not Available) ~~ I-tunes, Naxos
      Duration: 3:20
    • 18:45
      Title: Oboe Concerto In C (3rd Movement) Rondo Allegretto
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): John Anderson (Oboe)
      Performer(s): John Anderson (Oboe), English Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Mozart: Concertos for Wind, Avie, Av0035
      Duration: 5:52
    • 18:52
      Title: Chinon/Eleanor's Arrival
      Composer: Barry, John
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): John Barry & His Orchestra, The Voices Of The Academia Monteverdiana
      Album: The Lion In Winter - John Barry ~~ F269802, Columbia/Legacy, 502388 2
      Duration: 3:30
    • 18:55
      Title: Scenes De Ballet - Danse Orientale
      Composer: Glazunov, Alexander
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Scottish National Orchestra
      Album: Russian Dances, Chandos Records Ltd, CHAN6598
      Duration: 3:02

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